Please Stay Preet Bharara – Just Kidding:  Did Fired US Attorney Tweet Mock Trump?

After reportedly asking Preet Bharara to remain on staff post-election President Trump abruptly fired him on Saturday after the US Attorney General refused the Administration's...

Jeff Sessions Recuses Himself from Trump Investigation. Should he Resign?

President Donald Trump's Attorney General Jeff Sessions reportedly spoke with Russian Ambassador to the United States twice in 2016. Sessions, who at the time,...

City of Houston Nixes Jail Time for Possession of Marijuana

People in Houston who are caught with small amounts of marijuana in Harrison County, Texas, will no longer face jail time for their non-violent...

Tomi Lahren Can Have a Seat: the First Amendment is Inapplicable to Her Suspension.

Tomi Lahren arrived on our radar via a Daily Show with Trevor Noah Facebook post followed by an interview on the show. Ironically, Lahren lamented the...

Russian Parliament Votes to Approve a Bruise-Free “Beat-Down”

On Friday, the Russian Parliament voted in a landslide 380-3 victory to decriminalize domestic violence.  This would not decriminalize all domestic violence but just...

We the People, the CEOs, of these United States

"America is not the project of any one person. The single most powerful word in our democracy is the word ‘We.’ ‘We the People.’...

U.S. Student Arrested in North Korea for Threatening Government

University of Virginia student, Otto Frederick Warmbier, was taken into custody for threats against the North Korean government, according to BBC. The American student...

President Obama Grants 22 Drug Offenders Early Release

Twenty-two inmates will be released this summer -- the highest number under President Obama’s tenure – in an effort to revamp the country’s criminal...

Did Sean Penn’s Secret Interview Help Extradite Kingpin ‘El Chapo’?

Drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is in the process of being extradited to the United States. On Sunday Mexican officials launched the process...

Again? Secret Service Agents and Prostitution Scandals

A member of Vice President Mike Pence's Secret Service detail is being charged with soliciting a prostitute in a Maryland hotel. The Secret Service...